Forest Nematology--A New Field of Biological Research
Abstract:This paper describes efforts to learn more about the role of parasitic nematodes in the development of root diseases of forest trees in nurseries, plantations, and natural woodlands. Nematodes that are known to injure trees are described. Current research to identify and control forest nematodes is summarized, and future research needs are discussed.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Plant Nematologist, Southeastern Forest Expt. Sta., Forest Service, U.S. Dept. Agric., Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Athens, Ga.
Publication date: May 1, 1969
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- The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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